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Knee arthroplasty: a personalised approach

Mediclinic Bloemfontein introduces ROSA, a new robotic surgical assistant that enhances total knee replacement surgery.

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Advances in rhinoplasty

A world-class rhinoplasty unit at Mediclinic Morningside takes a multidisciplinary approach to one of the most complex surgical procedures.

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Breathing new life into tracheostomy

A surgical team at Mediclinic Cape Town was the first to trial a revolutionary balloon procedure that limits the risks associated with traditional tracheostomy.

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Revolutionary bone reconstruction

The ‘Eiffel Tower’ custom 3D-printed truss cage reconstruction is a quick and efficient means of bone reconstruction with multiple benefits.

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Reducing superbug transmission with novel environmental hygiene interventions

Wits University Donald Gordon Medical Centre recently announced novel study results indicating for the first time that Ultraviolet (UV) room decontamination technology paired with manual cleaning protocols decreased the transmission of Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacterales (CRE) by 23% in a hospital setting.

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Innovations in shoulder replacement surgery

A leading orthopaedic surgeon explains the new subscapularis and deltoid-preserving anterior approach for reverse shoulder arthroplasty.

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New hope for high-risk pregnancies

For women facing a high-risk pregnancy, access to specialist healthcare is crucial. Dr Sibusiso Nhlapo’s highly specialised obstetrics-gynaecology practice at Mediclinic Highveld now provides potentially lifesaving care in an underserved area.

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Advances in total hip replacement

Dr Hennie Bosch, an orthopaedic surgeon at Mediclinic Durbanville, shares recent advancements in hip replacement surgery and explains when it’s recommended.

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TAVI gives new hope to older cardiac patients

Transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI), a key development in alternative cardiac care for ageing patients, is now available at Mediclinic Pietermaritzburg.

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Moving away from mastectomy

Breast-conserving surgery and the Magtrace lymphatic tracer are revolutionising breast cancer treatment.

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